H-Utopia, like the 25-year-old Society for Utopian Studies, is devoted to discussion of utopianism in all its forms, from literary expression to policy analysis to architectural criticism to activism. Our focus is on the forms, contents, and influence of utopian/dystopian thinking.
H/t to Lyman Tower Sargent for this new issue of The Boston Review, 42.4 (2017). Special issue on Global Dystopias, edited by Junot Diaz:
Director, UWM Honors College
Here are some new publications/mentions/utopian asides (h/t to Peter Fitting and Justyna Galant)
Lithub's round up of 30 dystopian novels by/about women:
The TLS's current issue is focused on utopia/dystopia:
The editors of Studies in American Fiction are pleased to announce the following call for contributions to an upcoming special issue:
Thanks to everyone who came to the Society for Utopian Studies 42nd annual conference last week in Memphis, TN.
A grand time, with barbecue, was had by all. Terrific papers, lots of old and new friends.